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Overseas Koreans Scholarship

Overseas Koreans Scholarship


Overseas Korean students who wish to take undergraduate degrees at SNU


  • Full tuition exemption for a maximum of 8 semesters(Only when conditions are met)
  • Living expenses: 900,000 KRW per month 8 semesters(maximum)
  • Airfare for one economy round trip
  • Korean language training fee: fee exemption at the Language Education Institute for 6 months
  • Medical insurance subscription(private company)

Application Period

February or March(Once a year, Recruitment period is about one month)

Selection Procedure

Applicants submit applications(apply online and print) and other documents to Korean embassies in their countries ▶ the embassies make the first selection ▶ the Overseas Koreans Foundation make the second selection


The latest announcement on this scholarship can be found only via the foundation’s website.


Overseas Koreans Foundation: (Korean)
※ Scholarship packages are subject to change depending on the circumstances of the supporting organization.